Ruaha National Park, the less-visited South, lies deep in the South with its striking, rugged landscapes and abundant wildlife. The great Ruaha River that provides life to the park, flows through the eastern side of the park and is home to hippos, crocodiles and the bird count is over 400 species of birds such as Racket Tailed Roller, Pale-billed Hornbill, Shelley’s Sunbird and Hoopoes. Ruaha providing home to one of Tanzania’s largest elephant populations, famous for pride of lions, giraffe, grant’s gazelles, Leopard, Cheetah, Zebra, Giraffe, Buffalo etc and rare or endangered animals such as Sable Antelope, Greater Kudu & Roan Antelope.
Mikumi National Park,” The mini Serengeti” The open horizons and abundant wildlife of the Mkata Floodplain the popular centrepiece of Mikumi. Commonly seen animals are Elephant, Giraffe, Zebra, Antelope, Wildebeest, Eland, Crocodile, Hippo, Baboon, if you are lucky, won’t miss to see Lion & very lucky to see a Leopard, over 300 spices of birds are seen are saddlebill stork, hammer kop, malachite kingfisher, lilac-breasted roller, yellow-throated longclaw, battler eagle etc. Another attraction: the Hippo Pools, where you can watch hippos wallowing and snorting at close range
Day 1: Dar es salaam to Mikumi - 6 hr drive
Meet & greet in Dar es salaam at 0700hrs & drive with lunch box to Mikumi. Late afternoon game drive. Overnight at Camp Bastian on FB Basis (Lunch & Dinner).
Day 2: Mikumi to Ruaha - 6 hr drive
After breakfast, drive with lunch box to Ruaha. Overnight at Ruaha Hilltop Lodge on FB Basis (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner).
Day 3: Ruaha
Full day game drive with lunch box. Overnight at Ruaha Hilltop Lodge on FB basis (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner).
Day 4: Ruaha to Mikumi - 6 hr drive
After breakfast, drive with lunch box to Mikumi. Late afternoon game drive. Overnight at Camp Bastian on FB Basis (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner).
Day 5: Mikumi to Dar es salaam - 6 hr drive
After breakfast, drive back to Dar with lunch box & drop off to Hotel, Airport/ Seaport END OF TRIP.
From $1,425 Per Person
What is Included
Park fees transport in open-roofed 4×4, professional English speaking driver-guide, guide allowances, excursions as per itinerary, full day game drive – 8 hrs & half-day game drive – 4 hrs, 1 Lt of water per person per day during safari, accommodation on sharing basis, meals as per itinerary, Medical Evacuation Insurance, Taxes
What is not included
Beverages, alcoholic drinks, items of person, tips, bank charges
Note that payment by credit card will be addition of 5% as Bank charges as being charged by the bank in Tanzania
Payment by Telegraphic Transfer will attract addition of Usd 35 per transfer as Bank charges